Edward Curtis. (1858-1952) USA. Rettatos nativos americanos
Elderly Pima woman ca 1900-1920. - The Pima (or Akimel O'odham also spelled Akimel O'otham) live in an area consisting of what is now central and southern Arizona. The Modern Reservation as of 1859 is called the Gila River Indian Community. The long name, "Akimel O'odham" means "river people".
Praise, flattery, exaggerated manners and fine, high-sounding words were no part of Lakota politeness. Excessive manners were put down as insincere, and the constant talker was considered rude and thoughtless. Conversation was never begun at once, or in a hurried manner. -- Luther Standing Bear ..*
Two-Guns White Calf (Blackfoot Chief) by Native Photographer, Hastiin Tilden, via Flickr. No date.